Linda Pinto, LLC

Licensed Electrologist


What areas can be treated by Electrolysis?
Most areas of the face and body can be treated by Electrolysis - brows, upper lip, chin, sides of the face, hairline, chest, back, abdomen, bikini line, legs, arms and feet.


What causes hair growth?

Heredity
Medications
Endocrine disorders, diseases of the thyroid gland, adrenal and pituitary glands

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Puberty, pregnancy & menopause due to hormonal changes
Elevated testosterone levels
Stress


How many treatments will I need?
A complete history is taken during the initial consultation as well as a physical assessment of the effected area. Recommendations for treatment planning are made at that time.


Is Electrolysis painful?
The sensation felt during treatments is best described as a "quick, hot pinch", which is the split  second impulse of heat being applied to the hair root.


How should I care for my skin after having Electrolysis?
The treated areas should be kept clean by using soap or a mild skin cleanser for 24 hours after a treatment. Rinsing the area with cold water after cleansing is recommended. You will receive written post-treatment instructions during your initial visit.
    
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